2011 SEASON (JUNIOR): All-Summit League first team...Played in 32 of 35 matches including 26 starts...Led the Bison with a .410 hitting percentage, which ranked fifth in the final NCAA Division I stats...Hit a season-best .647 with 11 kills and no errors against Idaho State in August...Hit .500 or better in 10 matches...Second on the team with 308 kills and 2.83 kills per set...Ninth in the Summit League-only stats with 3.00 kills per set and was 10th with 3.43 points per set...Missed four matches against North Dakota, Iowa State and Western Illinois after suffering an ankle injury on the opening serve at UND...Came back in the second set against IUPUI to get a season-high 16 kills and spark the Bison to a five-set victory...Summit League Offensive Player of the Week (10/17) after hitting .500 and putting up 27 kills with only three errors in wins at IUPUI and Western Illinois...Season-high seven blocks in a 3-1 win at Southern Utah...Made the Summit League all-tournament team after hitting .464 with 14 kills in the semifinals against Oakland and .360 with 12 kills in the championship win over Oral Roberts...Named to the Summit League Fall All-Academic Team.
2010 SEASON (SOPHOMORE): All-Summit League first team...Played in 30 of 31 matches and 111 of 119 sets...Led the Bison with a .386 hitting percentage that was third best in Summit League history and ranked 20th in the nation...Also led the team in total blocks (105) and blocks per set (0.95), and was third in kills (271) and kills per set (2.44)...Ranked second in the Summit League stats hitting .382 in league play...Named Summit League Offensive Player of the Week after a pair of road wins at IUPUI and Western Illinois...Had 11 kills and no errors in 13 attacks at IUPUI for a career-high .846 hitting percentage that ranked sixth all-time in league history...Connected for a career-high 14 kills and served a career-high four aces at Western Illinois...Set a new career high with 18 kills in the four-set loss at South Dakota State...Her career-high 13 blocks in the Summit League championship win over IPFW set a new tournament match record.
2009 SEASON (FRESHMAN): Started
eight of 17 matches and played in 41 of 101 sets...Averaged 1.00 kills and 0.59
blocks per set...Started three of the first four matches of the
year...Connected for four kills in seven swings to hit .571 in a win at
Northern Colorado...Had a career-high five blocks against Centenary...Hit over
.500 in back-to-back matches against Oakland and IUPUI...Had a season-high
seven kills against IUPUI.
HIGH SCHOOL: Graduated in 2009 from Litchfield High
School...Four-year starter and three-time all-conference pick...All-state
selection her junior and senior years...Set school records with 442 kills her
senior year and 1,204 kills in her career...Also competed in basketball and
track and field...Three-time state placewinner in the high jump.
PERSONAL: Born Dec. 28, 1990...Daughter of Scott and
Barbara Lambertson of Litchfield, Minn...Family includes two younger brothers,
Zach and Hunter...Majoring in psychology with a minor in family science and child development...One of 48 athletes selected by USA Volleyball to participate in the 2012 U.S. Women's National A2 Team Program.